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Assistant Chief Building Official, Inspections – City of North Vancouver

 

The City of North Vancouver is the urban core of the beautiful North Shore and has a long-term vision to be “The Healthiest Small City in the World”, with five key priorities to be a City for People, a Liveable City, a Vibrant City, a Connected City and a Prosperous City.

 

The Planning and Development department has an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Chief Building Official, Inspections, to join their team.

 

Reporting to the Chief Building Official, you will be responsible for planning and supervising the activities of all Inspection staff engaged in building, electrical and mechanical inspections for the City. This includes providing technical direction and guidance on the interpretation and application of building codes, City bylaws, and other related construction standards, as well as recruiting, coaching and evaluating staff and identifying needs for training and development.   You will also provide guidance and technical advice to developers, designers, contractors, and other City stakeholders and assist with complex interpretation and discuss non-conformance issues to clarify problem areas and work to a resolution. You will also provide recommendations and written reports on changes in policies, budgets, bylaws, and regulations for presentation to Council, and represent the City in various public forums, including Council, Board of Variance and court proceedings.

 

Click here to view job details: Assistant Chief Building Officials Inspections – City of North Vancouver

 

Closing Date: Friday, March 27, 2020

Assistant Chief Building Official, Permits – City of North Vancouver

 

The City of North Vancouver is the urban core of the beautiful North Shore and has a long-term vision to be “The Healthiest Small City in the World”, with five key priorities to be a City for People, a Liveable City, a Vibrant City, a Connected City, and a Prosperous City.

 

The Planning and Development department has an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Chief Building Official, Permits, to join their team.

 

Reporting to the Chief Building Official, you will be responsible for planning and supervising the activities of the plan checking and administrative staff in the Building Division. This includes the management of public-facing and technical review staff, facilitating the timely review and issuance of various City approvals and providing guidance and technical advice on building codes, City bylaws, and other related construction standards. You will also be responsible for assisting with complex code interpretation and discussing non-conformance issues to clarify problem areas and work to a resolution.

 

Click here to view job details: Assistant Chief Building Official – Permits – City of North Vancouver

 

Closing Date: Friday, March 27, 2020

Building Inspector – Minor Structures – City of Coquitlam

 

One of BC’s Top Employers, the City of Coquitlam is the sixth-largest city in BC, home to more than 150,000 residents. Our municipality continues to grow through innovative urban design, inspiring arts, culture and recreation programs, and state-of-the-art transportation systems. Our brand is built on managing our resources in a responsible and sustainable manner, while supporting a vibrant, growing regional urban centre.

 

You will inspect various types of building construction as well as repairs/alterations and examine plans to ensure building code compliance. This will involve providing technical information and assistance to property owners, engineers, architects and municipal staff. You will be relied on to read/interpret plans, recognize non-compliant construction and identify required changes.

 

The successful candidate will have a thorough knowledge of construction practices, methods, materials, tools and equipment used in building construction, including by-laws, acts, codes, standards and regulations related to building construction. Ability to read and interpret plans, specifications and related material, recognize technical requirements and suggest changes and corrections as required. Deal effectively with owners, contractors, tradesmen, engineers, architects and others while exercising sound judgment and tactfulness when explaining and firmly enforcing regulations, by-laws and ordinances. Ability to work independently and to assume responsibility for technical decisions and prepare and present evidence in court as required, reports and correspondence, and maintain records related to the work.

 

Click here to view the job details: Building_Inspector- City of Coquitlam

 

Closing Date:  5 p.m. March 25, 2020

BUILDING OFFICIAL – Strathcona Regional District

 

Strathcona Regional District is currently recruiting for a full-time building official. Under the direction of the senior manager, community services, the building official is responsible for conducting on-site inspections of standard and complex buildings to ensure compliance requirements of the building bylaw(s), the building code and/or other enactments respecting safety; issuing permits; assisting the public with building, permit and inspection matters; analyzing new building/plumbing materials and specifications to verify compliance with the code; attending meetings as a representative of the regional district with various stakeholders regarding a variety of building inspection issues; and providing technical advice and assistance to regional district staff, managers, contractors and the general public.

 

Click here to view job details: 20200306 Job posting 2020-10 Building Official FT

Building Official-Strathcona

 

Closing Date:  March 27, 2020 at 4:00 p.m.

 

PROJECT TECHNOLOGIST – BC Housing

 

BC Housing is a trusted leader and partner in providing housing solutions for British Columbians. Through safe, affordable and quality housing, we truly make a positive difference in people’s lives and communities.

This year, BC Housing has once again been recognized as one of BC’s Top 55 Employers and one of Canada’s Greenest Employers! That doesn’t happen by accident. We know that our team of talented and compassionate employees is our greatest asset and ensuring their health and well-being is our number one priority.

 

Click here to view the job details: PROJECT TECHNOLOGIST – BC HOUSING

 

Closing Date: Open Until filled

Assistant Chief Building Inspector – City of Burnaby

 

As the third largest City in British Columbia, the City of Burnaby is committed to creating and sustaining the best quality of life for our entire community. As a City, we provide facilities and services that support a safe, connected, inclusive, healthy and dynamic community. With this in mind, comes great responsibility – we seek likeminded individuals who are passionate about the community, work with integrity and respect, and are innovative when it comes to the work and services Burnaby provides to our citizens.

 

The City of Burnaby is actively recruiting two Assistant Chief Building Inspectors for our Planning and Building Division. As a key member of the Building Departments senior leadership team, you will have the opportunity to grow your skill set across a multitude of departmental areas such as Business Process Initiatives, Plan Checking, Customer Service, Inspections and Bylaw Enforcement. This position ensures consistent enforcement of applicable statues and acts as a technical resource in the area of building regulations. The Assistant Chief Building Inspector also supervises and leads a staff team. This is an exciting opportunity to secure a role in a leadership capacity which will allow you to master all facets of the Building Division.

 

Click here to view job details Assistant Chief Building Inspector – City of Burnaby

 

Closing Date: March 31, 2020

Factory Inspector – QAI Laboratories

 

Job Description

QAI laboratories is a testing, inspection and certification organization providing services to manufacturers of Electrical Products, Building Products, Vehicles, Factory Built Structures and other regulated products. Recognition of the QAI name and logo have grown significantly over the past few years resulting in the significant expansion of the business.

As such, we are currently seeking a qualified individual to join our growing Inspection Department.

Reporting to the Inspector Manager, the role of Factory Inspector involves, but not limited to:

  • Perform inspections of manufacturing facilities to ascertain conformance of those facilities with specific quality and manufacturing requirements. Inspection of products such as building materials, plumbing and gas components, electrical components and other products as may be required by QAI.
  • Maintains a high level of technical competence in the field of inspection.
  • Manages day-to-day activities with respect to scheduling and reporting.
  • Write inspection reports detailing evidence viewed during inspections and recording any identified issues.
  • Become familiar with the QAI quality system and procedures, learn to use QAI inspection report templates and follow QAI’s inspection procedures.

 

Click here to view job details Factory Inspector

 

Closing Date: Open until filled

Manager, Building Inspection – Capital Regional District

 

Make a difference and become a part of the Capital Regional District’s vibrant future! Located in one of the world’s premier places to live, work and visit, the Capital Regional District (CRD) strives to create liveable, vibrant communities, practice exemplary environmental stewardship and build a prosperous and sustainable economy. We are an outcome driven, high performance organization respected for its commitment to the citizens we service and the services we provide.

 

Position Purpose

The Manager, Building Inspection is an operational position that provides oversight of the building inspection function ensuring effective and efficient service delivery.

 

Click here for job details Manager, Building Inspection – CRD

 

Closing Date: Open until filled

Building Inspector – Thompson-Nicola Regional District (TNRD)

 

Encompassing an unparalleled geographic region in the heart of British Columbia, the Thompson-Nicola Regional District (TNRD) offers the best of both worlds. Urban life within vibrant communities and outlying rural regions that showcase the region’s beauty – pristine but rugged mountains, rolling grasslands, lush evergreen forests, with both historic and modern areas offering a variety of recreational pursuits, all within 45,000 square kilometres. Headquartered in the City of Kamloops, the TNRD provides a wide range of local government services to the population of 130,000 living within its 11 diverse municipalities and 10 electoral areas.

 

Click here to view job details Building Inspector – (TNRD)

 

Closing Date: Open until filled

Building Inspector 3 – Capital Regional District

 

Summary

Reporting to the Manager, Building Inspection, the Building Inspector 3 regulates building construction within a designated area of the Electoral Areas of the Capital Regional District and may be assigned to work in various CRD Building Inspection Offices. This position is also responsible for the efficient operation and administration of a building inspection office.

This position requires an acceptable criminal record check. The applicant/incumbent will be required to undergo a criminal record check in order to work in this position, and to report to their Supervisor if any criminal charges are laid against them that may be related to their employment in this position.

This position resides on Salt Spring Island.

 

Click here to view job details: Building Inspector 3 – CRD –

 

Closing Date: Open until filled